County Attorney
R.A. Cuevas Jr.

County Attorney's Office
111 NW 1st Street, Suite 2810
Miami, Florida 33128

Phone
305.375.5151

Fax
305.375.5634

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Attorney Profile

Estephanie Resnik

Practice Areas

  • Social Services & Public Health Trust

Education

  • University of Florida, magna cum laude, J.D., magna cum laude, 2010
  • University of Miami, B.S. in Communication, summa cum laude, 2007

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 2010
  • The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2012

Estephanie Resnik

Joined the Office in 2010
Assistant County Attorney
resnik@miamidade.gov 305-375-1331

Estephanie Resnik handles transactional issues and litigation in the social services and economic development area, representing various County departments and boards, including but not limited to the Juvenile Services Department, Community Action and Human Services Department, Office of Management and Budget grants coordination division, and Homeless Trust. Her transactional practice includes drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts, handling real estate transactions, and providing legal advice on a wide range of issues concerning regulatory compliance at the federal, state and local level.  She also represents the County in administrative hearings, court cases and appeals, as well as drafts and advises the Board of County Commissioners on legislative items including ordinances and resolutions.  

Additionally, Estephanie represents the County in employee disciplinary cases before hearing examiners and arbitrators.

Estephanie received her J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Florida, where she was an Associate Editor of the Law Review and participated in a mentoring program for elementry school students.  She received her B.S. in Communications, summa cum laude, from the University of Miami.

Prior Experience

  • Teaching Assistant for Trial Advocacy, Appellate Advocacy and Legal Research & Writing courses
  • Extern, Judge Maurice Paul, United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida

Community Involvement, Awards, & Recognition

  • D.T. Smith Outstanding Associate Editor Award, The Florida Law Review
  • University of Florida Book Awards in Negotiation & Mediation, Family Law, Civil Procedure and Property
  • The Order of the Coif